Harry and Roy Aitken Papers, 1909-1940

Contents List

Container Title
U.S. Mss 7AN
Series: Correspondence and Related Materials
Box   1
Folder   1
General, A, 1933-1970, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   2
Agents, 1934-1950
Box   1
Folder   3
Atlantic Monthly Press re: Kober's Autobiography, 1961-1963
Box   1
Folder   4
Authors League of America, Inc. and The Dramatists Guild, Inc., including minutes of meetings of The Dramatists Guild Council, 1937-1963, 1972
Box   1
Folder   5
General, B, 1936-1975, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   6
Basso, Hamilton, with an incomplete draft of “Friends and Fellow Citizens,” and other correspondence, 1946-1948, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   7
Bloomgarden, Kermit and Max Allentuck, 1947-1960
Box   1
Folder   8
General, C, 1935-1969, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   9
Cerf, Bennett and Random House, Inc., 1937-1970, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   10
Christmas Cards, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   11
Curtis Brown, Ltd. (Agent), 1944-1946
Box   1
Folder   12
General, D, 1932-1970, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   13
Dramatists Play Service, Inc., 1938-1974
Box   1
Folder   14
General, E, 1933-1974
Box   1
Folder   15
General, F, 1930-1969, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   16
General, G, 1939-1973, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   17
GAC-TV and General Artists Corporation, 1960-1962
Box   1
Folder   18
Golden, John, with contract, 1942-1945
Box   1
Folder   19
General, H, 1939-1974, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   20
Hellman, Lillian, 1920's-1969, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   21
General, I, 1941-1972, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   22
Re: Investments in Plays, with related documents, 1938-1960
Box   1
Folder   23
General, J, 1938-1978
Box   1
Folder   24
General, K, 1928-1968, n.d.
Box   1
Folder   25
Kober, Margaret Frohnknecht; Wedding Announcement, 1941; Letters to Cathy Kober, , 1945-1946, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   1
General, L, 1938-1973, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   2
Lantz, Robert and Kenneth McCormick, Doubleday and Co., Inc., re: Kober's Autobiography, 1963-1974
Box   2
Folder   3
Lee, Irene, 1940, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   4
General, M, 1934-1968, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   5
MCA Management, Ltd. and MCA Artists, Ltd., 1950-1959
Box   2
Folder   6
Letters to Kober's Mother; Sisters, Mildred and Kate; and Other Family Members, 1930-1960's, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   7
General, N, 1940-1968, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   8
Nat Goldstone Agency, 1940-1946
Box   2
Folder   9
New School for Social Research, 1953, re: Course Taught by Kober
Box   2
Folder   10-12
New Yorker Staff, 1930-1968, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   13
General, O, 1938-1973, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   14
University of Oregon, 1961-1972
Box   2
Folder   15
General, P, 1941-1974, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   16
Re: Permissions to Use Material, 1931-1959
Box   2
Folder   17
Players Club, New York, 1940
Box   2
Folder   18
PM Newspaper, 1940, 1946
Box   2
Folder   19
General, R, 1926-1960, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   20
Reinheimer, Howard E. re: Plagiarism Lawsuit (Henry Rose vs. Marc Connelly, Arthur Kober, and Mitchell Grayson), 1937-1941
Box   2
Folder   21
Rome, Harold and Florence, 1950-1972, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   22
General, S, 1934-1974, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   23
Samuel Goldwyn, Inc., 1941-1945
Box   2
Folder   24
Sarah Lawrence College re: Margaret Kober House, 1951-1957
Box   2
Folder   25
Selznick, Irene Mayer, 1952, 1957
Box   2
Folder   26
Shumlin, Herman, 1934, 1940-1945, 1970's
Box   2
Folder   27
General, T, 1937-1967, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   28
Twentieth Century-Fox Corp. and Screen Writers' Guild, Inc. re: Arbitration of Credits, 1933-1945, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   29
General, V, 1942-1971, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   30
General, W, 1941-1972, n.d.
Box   2
Folder   31
Whitehead, Robert and Robert Whitehead Productions, Inc., 1951-1965
Box   3
Folder   1
Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research, 1961-1968
Box   3
Folder   2
General, Y, 1941-1970
Box   3
Folder   3
General, Z, 1944-1973
Box   3
Folder   4
No Last Name, 1937-1972, n.d.
Series: Personal Papers
Box   3
Folder   5
Address Books (6)
Appointment Calendars and Diaries
Box   3
Folder   6
Diary, 1921
Box   3
Folder   7
Diary, Aboard S.S. Columbia, July 22-August 1, 1922
Box   3
Folder   8
1934, 1941, 1945
Box   3
Folder   9
1935, 1936
Box   3
Folder   10
Diary, September 24, 1936-August 31, 1938
Box   3
Folder   11
1937, 1938
Box   3
Folder   12
1940, 1942
Box   3
Folder   13
1951, 1952, 1953
Box   3
Folder   14
1954, 1955, 1956
Box   3
Folder   15
1957, 1958, 1959
Box   3
Folder   16
1960, 1961, 1962
Box   3
Folder   17
1964, 1965
Box   4
Folder   1
1966, 1967, 1968
Box   4
Folder   2
1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975
Box   4
Folder   3
Book Covers
Box   4
Folder   4
Earnings and Royalty Statements, 1939-1948
Box   4
Folder   5
Personal Financial Records (Bank Books, Insurance, Investments, European Trip, Tax Return), 1930-1937
Box   4
Folder   6
Lawsuit - Screen Writers' Guild, et al. vs. Motion Picture Association of America, et al. - Complaint
Box   4
Folder   7
“Life With Kober,” by George Oppenheimer - Sketch, n.d.
Box   4
Folder   8
Membership and Identification Cards
Box   4
Folder   9
Miscellany
Box   4
Folder   10
Transcribed Notes From “The Audience as Collaborator” and School Catalogs, New School for Social Research, 1953
Box   4
Folder   11
Passport, 1928
Box   4
Folder   12
Pension Records, including Earnings Statements, 1936-1973
Box   4
Folder   13
Sketches of and by Kober
Box   4
Folder   14
Summer Camp Reference Materials
Series: Writings
“Having Terrible Time” (Kober's Book of Reminiscences)
Box   4
Folder   15
Manuscript Autobiography, edited, Chapters I-XIV, pp. 1-264
Box   4
Folder   16
Manuscript Autobiography, revised and annotated, Chapters I-XIV, pp. 1-264
Box   4
Folder   17-19
Manuscript Autobiography, drafts, revised and annotated, pp. 169-315
Box   4
Folder   20-22
Draft Autobiography, pages in the 200's
Box   5
Folder   1-3
Draft Autobiography, pages in the 200's
Box   5
Folder   4
“Away From Home Is the Sailor,” manuscript chapter from autobiography, submitted to Holiday, 1967
Box   5
Folder   5-6
Miscellaneous Pages
Box   5
Folder   7
Pages of Chapter XIV
Box   5
Folder   8
Notes for Autobiography, 1966
Box   5
Folder   9
Autobiographical Sketches, 1951; Notes
“A.K. Loves T.S.”
Box   5
Folder   10
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“All of a Sudden I Get a Certain Tuition Things Don't Look So Chippy ”
Box   5
Folder   11
Short Story, by Kober, April 2, 1960
“All On a Summer's Day” (3-act play)
Box   5
Folder   12
Correspondence, Notes, Fragments of Script, 1946
Box   5
Folder   13
Script, by Kober, n.d.
“Alluva Sudden We Got a Sticker Fa Grammar In Our Mist! Ium Not Gonna Cotwail To That Bubble-head Bastidd, if it's the Last Thing I Do!” (possibly alternative titles)
Box   5
Folder   14
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Always Clownin' ”
Box   5
Folder   15
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Any Hammers Today?”
Box   5
Folder   16
Synopsis for Film, by Kober, n.d.
Army Wife
Box   5
Folder   17
Revised Final Film Script, no author, August 30, 1943
“Art Lover in the Bronx”
Box   5
Folder   18
Short Story, by Kober, December 20, 1952
The Bedroom Companion (Anthology)
Box   5
Folder   19
Royalty Statements, 1935-1944
Bella, Bella Kissed a Fella
Box   5
Folder   20
Book Manuscript, edited and with instructions to the printer, n.d.
“Bitterness In the Bronx”
Box   5
Folder   21
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, November 14, 1947
Broadway Bad
Box   5
Folder   22
Film Script by W.R. Lipman and A.W. Pezet; Continuity and Dialogue by Kober and Maude Fulton, December 3, 1932
“But I Call It Love”
Box   5
Folder   23
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Calm Yourself”
Box   5
Folder   24
Film Script, by Kober(?), n.d.
“Champeens”
Box   5
Folder   25
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Checkmate”
Box   5
Folder   26
Television Series Outline and Character Descriptions, revised, September 16, 1960
Box   5
Folder   27
Treatment, ca. 1960-1962, and Outline, , September 6, 1960 for “Man in a Million” or “My Life is in Your Hands,” by Kober
“City Girl”
Box   5
Folder   28
Memos and Suggested Changes in Treatment for Motion Picture, 1949
“Cleesh Crick Whiz on Show Biz Quiz”
Box   5
Folder   29
Short Piece, by Kober, n.d.
Micro 1072
Reel   1
General Clippings, 1930-1969
U.S. Mss 7AN
“Clubman”
Box   5
Folder   30
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, n.d.
“The Confession of Thomas Evans” (or “The Casebook of `Killer' Evans”)
Box   5
Folder   31
Short Story and Drafts (several versions), by Kober, 1948
“Crazy World! Crazy People!”
Box   5
Folder   32
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
The Danny Thomas Show
Box   5
Folder   33
“The Laughing-Stock,” Script by Kober, July 11, 1960, rewritten , July 15, 1960
“Dear John”
Box   5
Folder   34
Synopsis, by Kober, n.d.
“Don't Let No Cracked-Pot Lay His Fish-Hooks on Your Chronium” (alternative title: “Without a Specialist, the Averitch Doctor's a Plain Drug on the Market”)
Box   5
Folder   35
Short Story (2 versions), December 1, 1949
“Even the Averitch Incomepoop's Got a Little Egg Nest Put Away”
Box   5
Folder   36
Short Story, by Kober, February 3, 1949
“Excitement in the Bronx”
Box   5
Folder   37
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, July 19, 1948
“Friends and Fellow Citizens” (3-act play)
Box   5
Folder   38
Outlines, by Hamilton Basso and Kober, June 19, 1945, and Correspondence
Box   5
Folder   39
Script, by Basso and Kober, n.d.
Box   5
Folder   40
Script, by Basso and Kober, n.d.
“G as in Glamorous”
Box   5
Folder   41
Short Story, annotated, by Kober, n.d.
General Electric Theatre
“The Camel's Foot”
Box   5
Folder   42
Outline and Related Correspondence, 1960
Box   5
Folder   43
Script, by Kober, August 5, 1960
Box   6
Folder   1
Revised Script, by Kober, August 15, 1960
Box   6
Folder   2
Teleplay, #13159, by Kober, August 19, 1960, with later revisions
Box   6
Folder   3
Revised Teleplay, #13159, by Kober and Russell Beggs, September 14, 1960
“Go Be Insulted When a Fella Hands You a Compliment!”
Box   6
Folder   4
Short Story, by Kober, November 3 or 11, 1956
“Go Fight a Broken Down Gypsy”
Box   6
Folder   5
Radio Script (Audition), Broadcast on CBS, August 18, 1944(?)
“The Great God Innis” (play)
Box   6
Folder   6
Correspondence, 1950
Harrigan and Son
“Pipes Are Pipes”
Box   6
Folder   7
Notes
Box   6
Folder   8
Revised Script, by Kober, June 18, 23, 1960
Box   6
Folder   9
Final Draft Teleplay, #6119, by Kober, July 1, 1960
“What's In a Name?”
Box   6
Folder   10
Revised Script, by Kober, August 11, 1960
Box   6
Folder   11
Final Draft Teleplay, by Kober, August 12, 1960
Having Wonderful Time
Box   6
Folder   12-14
Box Office Statements, February 1937-January 1938
Box   6
Folder   15
Correspondence, 1935-1965
Box   6
Folder   16
Playbills
Micro 1072
Reel   1
Reviews and Clippings, October 1936-December 1937
U.S. Mss 7AN
Box   6
Folder   17
Royalty Statements (Book Sales and Performances), June 1937-March 1973
Scripts and Published Book
Box   6
Folder   18
First Version, by Kober (worked on by Marc Connelly?), annotated, 1936(?)
Box   6
Folder   19
Photocopy of Script, by Kober, February 28, 1941
Box   6
Folder   20
Acts I and II, September and October 1950
Box   6
Folder   21
Script, by Kober, annotated, March 1951
Box   6
Folder   22
Rehearsal Script, by Kober, n.d.
Box   6
Folder   23
Script (“Not Final Copy”), by Kober, n.d.
Box   6
Folder   24
Script Fragments, n.d.
Box   6
Folder   25
Acting Version of Play
Box   6
Folder   26
Published Book (New York, Random House, 1937)
Box   6
Folder   27
Song Lyrics, by Harold Rome, n.d.
Box   6
Folder   28
Synopsis of Scenes, Author's Note on Sets, n.d.
“Heck, If I'da Wanted to be a Moss-Gathra, I'da Stayed Put. Absolutely!”
Box   6
Folder   29
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, n.d.
“Here's Where I Came In”
Box   6
Folder   30
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“He's the Type Execative Who's Much Too Big Fa His Own Head”
Box   6
Folder   31
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, March 7, 1949
“A Highly Remockable Chimpaneze With a Head Chock-Fulla Grain Matter”
Box   6
Folder   32
Short Story, by Kober, March 31, 1949
“Hollywood”
Box   6
Folder   33
Treatment(?), by Kober, n.d.
“Honey, Don't You Mix. Honey, You Butt Out”
Box   6
Folder   34
Short Story, by Kober, March 24, 1956
The House of Refuge, by Grace Southcote Leake
Box   6
Folder   35
Final Shooting Script for Film, Adaptation and Dialogue by Kober, January 27, 1933
“I Love My Doctor”
Box   6
Folder   36
Contract for Television Film, 1958
“I Need a Lot of Loving”
Box   6
Folder   37
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“I Remember Trauma”
Box   6
Folder   38
Script for Video Recording(?), by Kober, n.d.
Box   6
Folder   39
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“I Wouldn't Be Your Partner If Your Came Beggin' Me On Your Two Bent Knees!”
Box   6
Folder   40
Short Story, by Kober, May 30, 1956
“I'da Never Found Out About It, Essept Came the Accident”
Box   6
Folder   41
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“If You Know What I Mean”
Box   7
Folder   1
Short Story, by Kober, August 28, 1946
The Infernal Machine
Box   7
Folder   2
Final Shooting Script, Continuity and Dialogue, by Kober, November 18, 1932
“Is Gung to be Everything Fine, Believe Me”
Box   7
Folder   3
Short Story, by Kober, March 26, 1965
“It Pays to Advertise”
Box   7
Folder   4
Film Treatment, by Kober, November 14, 1930; Partial Dialogue and Continuity, by Kober
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
Box   7
Folder   29
Articles or Publicity written by Kober for the film, ca. 1963
“It's a Sure Headache I'd Appreciate Somebody to Take Offa My Hands”
Box   7
Folder   5
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
It's Great to be Alive
Box   7
Folder   6
Final Shooting Script, by Kober, March 21, 1933
“Just a Slugnutty Extra”
Box   7
Folder   7
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Just For Laughs
Box   7
Folder   8
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
Leave It to Beaver
“Beaver's Big Contest
Box   7
Folder   9
Script and Partial Outline, by Kober, August 18, 1960; Suggested Outline, , July 7, 1960
“Beaver's House Guest”
Box   7
Folder   10
Script (“Beaver's Lucky House-Guest”), by Kober, May 27 and June 9, 1960
Box   7
Folder   11
Early Draft Script (Partial), May 27, 1960; Script, by Kober, , July 15, 1960
Box   7
Folder   12
Teleplay, #13251, by Kober, July 15, 1960, revised, , July 27, 1960
Box   7
Folder   13
Teleplay, #13251, by Kober, revised August 1, 1960
“Wally's Test”
Box   7
Folder   14
Teleplay, #13222, by Joe Connelly and Bob Mosher, revised November 20, 1959
“You, Too, Can Win a Prize”
Box   7
Folder   15
Story Outline, by Kober; Correspondence, July 11, 1960
Box   7
Folder   16
Synopses of Episodes, 1960
Let George Do It!
Box   7
Folder   17
Character Sketches and Scene Outline
Box   7
Folder   18
Correspondence and Agreement, 1958-1959
Box   7
Folder   19
Outline of Act I, by Arthur Kober, play adapted from the book by John Foster, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   20
Production Contract, 1959
Box   7
Folder   21
Script, by Kober, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   22
Script, annotated, by Kober, with Scene Layout, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   23
Script (Not Final Draft), by Kober, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   24
Script, by Kober, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   25
Synopsis
“Life With Poppa”
Box   7
Folder   26
Autobiographical Short Story (“Life With Father”), by Kober, 1965
Box   7
Folder   27
Autobiographical Short Story, published in American Judaism, Vol. XVI, No. 1, Fall 1966
The Lloyd Bridges Show
Box   7
Folder   28
Fact Sheet, n.d.
“Mama Loves Papa”
Box   7
Folder   30
First Script - Screenplay by Nunnally Johnson and Kober, May 4, 1933
“The Man About Town”
Box   7
Folder   31
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“The Man With a Merry Mind”
Box   7
Folder   32
Idea for a Comedy (2 versions), by Kober, n.d.
“Martyr in the Bronx”
Box   7
Folder   33
Short Story, by Kober, October 7, 1947
Micro 1072
Me (play produced but not written by Kober)
Reel   1
Reviews and Clippings, October-November 1925
U.S. Mss 7AN
“Merton of the Talkies” (later, Make Me a Star)
Box   7
Folder   34
Script, April 28, 1932
A Mighty Man Is He
Box   7
Folder   35
Box Office Statements, September 1959-January 1960
Box   7
Folder   36
Correspondence and Agreements, 1954-1961
Box   7
Folder   37
Congratulatory Telegrams, 1955, 1960
Box   7
Folder   38
Published Play, by Kober and George Oppenheimer, 1960
Box   7
Folder   39
Playbills
Box   7
Folder   40
Royalty Statements, 1955-1964, 1969
Scripts
Box   7
Folder   41
Acts I and II, by Kober and Oppenheimer, n.d.
Box   7
Folder   42
Revised Script, annotated, by Kober and Oppenheimer, November 4, December 14, 1959
Box   7
Folder   43
Revised and Annotated Script, by Kober and Oppenheime, n.d.
“Milton, the Poet”
Box   7
Folder   44
Short Story, by Kober, April 6, 1965(?)
“The Mind Developer,”
Box   7
Folder   45
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Mr. Noodle”
Box   7
Folder   46
Script, Dialogue and Continuity, by Kober, n.d.
My Dear Bella
Box   8
Folder   1
Captions for Drawings
Box   8
Folder   2
Correspondence and Agreement, 1940
Box   8
Folder   3
Outline for Television Series, n.d.; Radio Script from Living Literature, , July 30, 1941 (NBC)
Box   8
Folder   4
Reviews, 1941
Box   8
Folder   4A
Royalty Statements, 1942-1962
Box   8
Folder   5
Published Book (New York, Bantam Books, 1946)
Scripts
Box   8
Folder   6
Rough Draft of Act II, by January 1945
Box   8
Folder   7
Script, Act II, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   8
Script, by Kober, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   9
Script, annotated, by Kober, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   10
Script Pages
Box   8
Folder   11
Vocabulary Lists and Malapropisms for Bella Stories
“My Life's So Miserable, the Way They Constinny Keep Fightin”'
Box   8
Folder   12
Short Story, by Kober, February 19, 1957
“My Marriage — and Divorce”
Box   8
Folder   13
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“My Own True Love”
Box   8
Folder   14
Revised Film Script, by Kober, June 28, 1947
My Three Sons
Box   8
Folder   15
Background Material, Characters, Story Lines
“Greedy Fingers”
Box   8
Folder   16
Script, by Kober, May 20, 1960
“A Horseless Gift-Horse”
Box   8
Folder   17
Script (2 versions, annotated), by Kober, May 14, 1960
“The Horseless Saddle”
Box   8
Folder   18
Teleplay, #6272-30, by Kober, Peter Tewksbury, and James Leighton; Story by Kober, July 13, 1960
“The King of Swat”
Box   8
Folder   19
Two Synopses, by Kober
“That Old Black Magic”
Box   8
Folder   20
Synopsis, by Kober, n.d.
“New Business In the Bronx”
Box   8
Folder   21
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“A New York Childhood”
Box   8
Folder   22
Autobiographical Short Story, by Kober, n.d.; with Newspaper Article, , 1930
Box   8
Folder   23
Short Stories Published in the New Yorker
Micro 1072
Reel   1
New Yorker Stories and Other Articles, 1929-1930
U.S. Mss 7AN
“A Nice Set of Dishes”
Box   8
Folder   24
Typescript Play (2 versions), by Kober, n.d.
“Nocturne”
Box   8
Folder   25
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Now It Is Summer” (formerly “Teacher Trow”)
Box   8
Folder   26
Correspondence, 1957-1967
Box   8
Folder   27
Notes on Script
Box   8
Folder   28
Production Contract, 1958
Box   8
Folder   29
Research Material, 1957
Scripts
Box   8
Folder   30
Script Fragments, Revisions and Rewrites (“Teacher Trow”), April-November 1953
Box   8
Folder   31
Early Draft Pages (“Teacher Trow”), n.d.
Box   8
Folder   32-33
Partial Scripts, Fragments (“Teacher Trow”), n.d.
Box   8
Folder   34-35
Typescripts of Act I (“Teacher Trow”), by Kober, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   36
Typescript of Act II (“Teacher Trow”), by Kober, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   37
Script for Radio (“Now It Is Summer”) for Columbia Workshop Festival, September 21, 1939
Box   8
Folder   38
Script (“Now It Is Summer”), by Kober, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   39
Script (“Now It Is Summer”), by Kober, with revised pages, n.d.
Box   8
Folder   40-42
Scripts (“Now It Is Summer”), by Kober, n.d.
“Oft In the Stilly Night”
Box   8
Folder   43
Short Story, by Kober, April 6, 1956
“The Old-Timer” (alternative titles: “The Lady Who Came To Dinner” and “The Camel's Foot”)
Box   8
Folder   44
Incomplete Story, by Kober, 1932; Outline, , n.d.; and Outline for Film
“An Ole Persin You Don't Keep Movin' Aroun' Like If She's a Piece Luggitch”
Box   8
Folder   45
Short Story, by Kober, August 8, 1958
Oooh, What You Said!
Box   8
Folder   46
Book Manuscript, by Kober, 1958
Box   8
Folder   47
Royalty Statements, 1959-1961
“Paid In Full”
Box   9
Folder   1
Synopsis, by Kober, September 20, 1930; Treatment, by Kober, , October 24, 1930
Pardon Me for Pointing
Box   9
Folder   2
Royalty Statements, 1939, 1958
“Park Here”
Box   9
Folder   3
Newsletter, 1962-1963, including articles written by Kober
“Philosopher in the Bronx”
Box   9
Folder   4
Short Story (2 versions), by Kober, November 7, 1948
“Picture Premiere”
Box   9
Folder   5
Short Story, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   6
Poems and Verse by Kober, 1948-1967
“Poor Goldie, She's Cryin' Her Heart Out Like a Liddle Baby”
Box   9
Folder   7
Short Story, by Kober, January 13, 1956
“Portrayer of Roles and Savior of Souls”
Box   9
Folder   8
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Pour le Sport”
Box   9
Folder   9
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Presenting That Clown Prince of Fun — Mr. Jerry Collins!” (alternative title: “That Jovial, Jolly, Jester of Jokes — Mr. Jerry Jurrow!”)
Box   9
Folder   10
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“The Queen Got Sore”
Box   9
Folder   11
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Quota Girl” (See also “Winter Time”)
Box   9
Folder   12
Screenplay, annotated, by Kober, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   13
Revised Screenplay, by Kober, n.d.
Recipe for Murder
Box   9
Folder   14
Final Shooting Script, by Kober, December 27, 1934, with later revisions
“A Red-Faced Chief Who's Just Come Offa the Indian Reservoir”
Box   9
Folder   15
Short Story, by Kober, May 3, 1950
“The Return” (With Interruptions)
Box   9
Folder   16
Short Play, by Kober, copyright 1926
“Roller-Coaster”
Box   9
Folder   17
Original Story, by Zeppo Marx and S.J. Perelman, n.d.
“Sammy Rogers Explains”
Box   9
Folder   18
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Shirley Temple, You Traitor!”
Box   9
Folder   19
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Show Business” (“Shoe String”)
Box   9
Folder   20
Play Script, by Kober, n.d.
“Shuberts' Unfinished Tympanist”
Box   9
Folder   21
Short Story (possibly a chapter from Kober's autobiography), n.d.
“Sometimes I'm Happy”
Box   9
Folder   22
Correspondence re: play, 1939-1942
“A Special Session In the Bronx”
Box   9
Folder   23
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Sprize In the Bronx”
Box   9
Folder   24
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Squirl Food, That's What you Are, Joe — Genuwine Squirl Food!”
Box   9
Folder   25
Short Story, by Kober, December 1, 1956
“A Stage Director Spends a Quiet Evening At Home”
Box   9
Folder   26
Short Play, by Kober, n.d.
“Story Conference”
Box   9
Folder   27
Short Story, by Kober, published in TAC, Vol. 1, no. 3, October 1938
“The Story of Little Flame”
Box   9
Folder   28
Stories, by Kober, n.d.
“A Summer's Day”
Box   9
Folder   29-30
Play Script, by Kober, n.d.
“Sunday In the Bronx”
Box   9
Folder   31
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Thank You For Being Such a Good Sport”
Box   9
Folder   32
Short Sketch, by Kober, n.d.
That Man Is Here Again
Box   9
Folder   33
Royalty Statements, 1947-1848
Box   9
Folder   34
Script for Radio Program, by Kober, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   35
Uncorrected Proof, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   36
Film Script, with Cues, n.d.
“I Read Your Future”
Box   9
Folder   37
Script, annotated, by Kober, January 18 or 30, 1962
Box   9
Folder   38
Script, by Kober, March 19 or 29, 1962
Box   9
Folder   40
Script, by Kober, post-March 29, 1962
Box   9
Folder   41
Script, by Kober, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   42
Partial Script, annotated, by Kober, n.d.
Box   9
Folder   43
Synopsis, Script Fragments, Notes, n.d.
“They Went Thiss-a-Way”
Box   9
Folder   44
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“This I Believe”
Box   9
Folder   45
Autobiographical Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“The Three C's”
Box   9
Folder   46
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
Thunder Over the Bronx
Box   9
Folder   47
Sample Book
Box   9
Folder   48
Correspondence with Simon and Schuster, Inc., 1935, 1939-1962; with Dorothy Parker's Preface
Box   9
Folder   49
Promotional Postcards
Micro 1072
Reel   1
Reviews and Clippings, August 1935-January 1936
U.S. Mss 7AN
Box   9
Folder   50
Royalty Statements, 1935-1938
“Topstone Bull-it-in”
Box   9
Folder   51
Newsletter, probably written by Kober, July-August 1923
“A Tribute to Maurice `Splash' Evans and to George `Brudder' Raft”
Box   9
Folder   52
Short Piece (for Variety?), by Kober, December 4, 1954
“Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star”
Box   9
Folder   53
Synopsis (incomplete), by Kober, n.d.
“Two-Faced Quilligan”
Box   9
Folder   54
Notes and Suggested Changes From a Conference, October 25, 1944, with Darryl Zanuck on the First Draft Continuity of October 3, 1944
Box   9
Folder   55
First Draft Screenplay, annotated, by Kober, October 3, 1944
Box   9
Folder   56
Final Script, annotated, by Kober, November 27, 1944
Box   9
Folder   57
Story Treatment, by Kober, n.d.; Notes
“We Are Not a Packa Fly-By-Night Hustlers Who Are Gonna Disappear Away”
Box   9
Folder   58
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Wedlock Is a Padlock”
Box   9
Folder   59
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“What Is Your Problem?”
Box   9
Folder   60
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“What's a Girl Supposed To Do — Sit Aroun' and Twill Her Thumbs?”
Box   9
Folder   61
Short Story, by Kober, March 20, 1957
“Why I Gave Up Crime — and Also My Television Set”
Box   9
Folder   62
Short Story (incomplete), by Kober, n.d.
“The Wife of the Party”
Box   9
Folder   63
Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Will the Real Arthur Kober Please Remember His Alias?”
Box   9
Folder   64
Autobiographical Short Story, by Kober, n.d.
“Will You Remember”
Box   9
Folder   65
Contract for Film, 1949
Box   9
Folder   66
First Draft Screenplay, by Kober, April 18, 1949, with revised pages and annotations
“Winter Kill” (Novel)
Box   9
Folder   67
Contract for Screenplay by Kober, 1946
“Winter Time” (formerly “Quota Girl”)
Box   9
Folder   68
Correspondence and Notes, 1943
Wish You Were Here
Box   9
Folder   69
Correspondence, 1949-1967
Box   9
Folder   70
Congratulatory Telegrams
Box   10
Folder   1
Outline for Ice Capades; Program
Box   10
Folder   2
Playbills
Box   10
Folder   3-4
Royalty Statements, 1948, 1952-1974
Box   10
Folder   5
Scene Outline, Notes
Box   10
Folder   6
Partial Script, revised and annotated, by Kober, n.d.
Box   10
Folder   7
Script, Act I, n.d.
Box   10
Folder   8
Incomplete Revised and Annotated Script, by Kober and Joshua Logan, n.d.
Box   10
Folder   9
Script, by Kober and Logan, n.d.
Box   10
Folder   10
Sheet Music, music and lyrics by Harold Rome
“Words”
Box   10
Folder   11
Sketches, by Kober, n.d.
Box   11
Folder   1
Short Stories - Loose Pages
Box   11
Folder   2
Story and Play Sketches and Ideas
Box   11
Folder   3
Lists of Short Stories Published in the New Yorker, with Earnings, 1935-1965, and Lists of Other Writings
Box   11
Folder   4
Outline for a Television Show, n.d.
Box   11
Folder   5
Synopses for Unidentified Television Series, n.d.
Box   11
Folder   6
Miscellaneous Notes